Recommended

  • Otaru Sumiyoshi ShrineOtaru Sumiyoshi Shrine The main building. Citizen's during the reclamation need the protection of ancestors and purification from god.
  • Bank of Japan Otaru MuseumBank of Japan Otaru Museum Otaru, prospered as the central port town of central Hokkaido before Sapporo was opened, from the distribution of commodities and good haul of herring to the venture into banking.
  • Sakaimachidori StreetSakaimachidori Street One of the famous tourist spots where many souvenir shops
  • Municipal Otaru Literature MuseumMunicipal Otaru Literature Museum Materials from Otaru, such as "kobayashi takiji", "itō sei" etc are displayed.
  • Asarigawa OnsenAsarigawa Onsen A hot-spring village know as the backroom of Otaru, 30 minutes from Otaru Station.
  • Otaru Suitengu ShrineOtaru Suitengu Shrine A famous place for cherry blossoms at a hill location overlooking Otaru Port.
  • Ryugu ShrineRyugu Shrine The shrine was built on the native Ainu ground used for religious services after the war of Hokkaido by commander-in-chief Takeaki Enomoto.
  • Mt. Tengu-yamaMt. Tengu-yama One of the three famous night views of Hokkaido (Otaru's Mt. Tenguyama, Mt. Moiwa, and Mt. Hakodate).
  • Temiya Cave Because it is engraved in the fragile rock called the Otaru soft stone, a preservation building along the rock was constructed.
  • Otaru Kihinkan  (The Old Aoyama Villa)Otaru Kihinkan (The Old Aoyama Villa) The artistic mansion overlooking the sea of Japan.